Tag Archives: AKS-48

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Here for the first time in NSK … our very own English  sub, AKB48’s Flying Get PV! FG[Eng Sub] by BeatSherlock We hope to bring you more translations to come your way as times and single releases allow (done in-house and hardsubbed for ease of viewing!). Enjoy, let us know …

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Idol Digest – AKBINGO! #147 (08.10.2011)

08.03.2011 – AKBINGO! #147 [Link] Sada screams, “Time Pressure Burger Battle Shop!!!”, kicking off this week’s ‘AKBINGO!’ episode. These burger-themed word games based on Taboo and Pictionary are always fun, and reveal how each member handles the pressure. The orange Boss-burger Team consists of Kasai Tomomi, Shimada Haruka, Iwasa Misaki, …

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INTERVIEW: Brian Ashcraft

We had the pleasure of interviewing Brian Ashcraft, a journalist and editor of the massively read gaming site Kotaku, and author of Arcade Mania and Japanese Schoolgirl Confidential. Originally from Texas, he resides in Osaka, Japan with his wife and two children. He was kind enough make some time to …

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Idol Digest – AKBINGO! #146 (08.03.2011)

08.03.2011 – AKBINGO! #146 [Link] With a rather musical opening, AKBINGO Dodgeball is back; this time with Uchida Mayumi and Iwasa Misaki thrown into the mix, who are participating for the first time! The red team consists of Iwasa Misaki, Uchida Mayumi, Oba Mina, Kasai Tomomi, Kobayashi Kana, Suzuki Mariya, …

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NSK056 – Conden-Seishun?

Recorded July 30th, 2011. This week on NSK, July Birthdays, Tron goes to Indiana, Ono Erena comes back to Japan, and impressions about Flying Get Covers, Pareo wa Emerald PV, and Berryz’s suggestive new song. Viewer Question: Korean’s in Japanese Music. Discussion: Learning Members Names OPENING: Pareo wa Emerald – …

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Ahoy! Weekly Shonen Sunday

It’s summer. Hot hot heat here in my neck of the woods, sunny Southern California, and along with that a salty ocean breeze and a little Kachusha to keep things chillin’. If that wasn’t enough, hows about a little sailing with AKB~! This week’s Weekly Shonen Sunday has a nice …

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‘Flying Get’ Covers… What?

AKB48’s latest single ‘Flying Get’ has released their covers recently, and they’re…surprising to say the least: Type A: Type B: Theater Version: I actually kind of like Type A and the Theater Version; Looking at clips of the PV, it seemed to have an old-school kung-fu movie vibe, and I’ve …

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And The Team 4 Captain is…

AKB48’s Team 4 just about confused everybody when it was revealed. Why ‘Team 4’? Is it an official 4th team, equal to team A, K, and B? Is there going to be a ‘Team 8′? Doesn’t this destroy the ’48’ girls idea it was founded from? Well, given this new …

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